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Meaning of "UK Overseas Territory" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY

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adjective
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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Uk Overseas Territory is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of UK Overseas Territory in the English dictionary

The definition of UK Overseas Territory in the dictionary is any of the territories that are governed by the UK but lie outside the British Isles; many were formerly British crown colonies: includes Bermuda, Falkland Islands, and Montserrat.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY

Uinta Mountains
uintaite
uintathere
uitlander
ujamaa village
Ujiji
Ujjain
Ujung Pandang
uk
UK garage
UKAEA
ukase
UKBA
UKCC
uke
ukelele
UKIP
ukiyo-e
Ukr.
Ukraine

WORDS THAT END LIKE UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY

auditory
Australian Capital Territory
British Indian Ocean Territory
depository
directory
dormitory
expository
Federal Capital Territory
inhibitory
monitory
Northern Territory
repository
suppository
territory
the Territory
transitory
trust territory
union territory
vanitory
virgin territory
Yukon Territory

Synonyms and antonyms of UK Overseas Territory in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «UK Overseas Territory» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY

Find out the translation of UK Overseas Territory to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of UK Overseas Territory from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «UK Overseas Territory» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

英国海外领土
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Territorio del Reino Unido en el extranjero
570 millions of speakers

English

UK Overseas Territory
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ब्रिटेन प्रवासी क्षेत्र
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المملكة المتحدة فيما وراء البحار الأراضي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Великобритания заморской территорией
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Reino Unido Territórios Ultramarinos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইউকে ওভারসিজ টেরিটরি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Territoire d´outre-mer du Royaume-Uni
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

UK Overseas Territory
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

UK Overseas Territory
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

英国海外領
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

영국의 해외 영토
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

UK Wilayah Luar Negeri
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Lãnh thổ Vương quốc Anh ở nước ngoài
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இங்கிலாந்து வெளிநாட்டுப் பகுதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

यूके प्रवासी प्रदेश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İngiltere Yurtdışı Bölgesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Territorio britannico d´oltremare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Terytorium zamorskim Wielkiej Brytanii
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Великобританія заморською територією
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Teritoriul Marea Britanie de peste mări
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

UK Overseas Territory
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

UK oorsese gebied
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Storbritannien utomeuropeiska områden
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

UK oversjøisk territorium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of UK Overseas Territory

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY»

The term «UK Overseas Territory» is normally little used and occupies the 116.429 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «UK Overseas Territory».

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about UK Overseas Territory

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY»

Discover the use of UK Overseas Territory in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to UK Overseas Territory and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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House of Commons - Environmental Audit Committee: ...
Matthew Offord (Hendon, Conservative): To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps his Department takes if a UK Overseas Territory is in contravention of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Environmental Audit Committee, 2014
2
Overseas Territories: Seventh Report of Session 2007-08, ...
In the case of secondary care, British citizens would receive it in the UK. Overseas Territory citizens themselves only travel for secondary care if they cannot receive it in the territory itself so there can never be reciprocity in the way that the ...
‎2008
3
Managing risk in the overseas territories: Foreign and ...
To date, no regulator in a UK Overseas Territory has been successfully sued, and currently their regulators express confidence of being able to defend any known disputes with complainants which might reach the courts. Several Territories ...
Great Britain: National Audit Office, 2007
4
Scrutiny of arms export controls (2012): UK strategic export ...
... following limited circumstance: (i) Where the export of tasers is to the police service of a Crown dependency or UK overseas territory and where it has been specifically recommended by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary that such a ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Business, Innovation and Skills Committee, 2012
5
Handbook of International Law
On the other hand, a larger and more affluent overseas territory, such as Bermuda, could well exist as a State, but chooses to remain a UK overseas territory. The right of self- determination means that a people are free to choose how they ...
Anthony Aust, 2010
6
Disaster Diplomacy: How Disasters Affect Peace and Conflict
Infrastructure on Tristan da Cunha, a dependency of the UK overseas territory of St Helena, was severely damaged by a storm on 21 May 2001. Despite perceptions that the UK government did provide adequate assistance to Tristan da Cunha ...
Ilan Kelman, 2011
7
The World Factbook 2009
... and 4,400 dependents Languages: English, Greek Government Country name: conventional long form: Akrotiri Sovereign Base Area conventional short form: Akrotiri Dependency status: a special form of UK overseas territory; administered  ...
Central Intelligence Agency
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The World Factbook
... and 4,400 dependents Languages: English, Greek Government Country name: conventional long form: Akrotiri Sovereign Base Area conventional short form: Akrotiri Dependency status: a special form of UK overseas territory; administered  ...
The Central Intelligence Agency, 2010
9
Assessing the Playing Field: International Cooperation in ...
... 194.00 0.072 0.43 18 Republic of Maldives 120 2.39 168.00 0.329 UA 19 Republic of Vanuatu 147 3.17 175.00 0.211 0.69 20 Liberia 206 0.13 129.00 3.283 UA 21 Andorra HL - 195.00 0.066 UA 22 Anguilla - UK Overseas Territory - - - - UA ...
Camille Stoll-Davey, 2007
10
The World Factbook 2008
... Languages: English, Greek Government Country name: conventional long form : Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area conventional short form: Dhekelia Dependency status: a special form of UK overseas territory; administered by an administrator ...
Central Intelligence Agency, Office of Public Affairs

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UK OVERSEAS TERRITORY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term UK Overseas Territory is used in the context of the following news items.
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UK Overseas Territory leaders conclude meeting in Bermuda
HAMILTON, Bermuda -- A pre-Joint Ministerial Council meeting of British Overseas Territory leaders was held last week in Bermuda to discuss issues of mutual ... «Caribbean News Now, Jul 15»
2
Falklands referendum: Voters choose to remain UK territory
The people of the Falkland Islands have voted overwhelmingly in favour of remaining a UK overseas territory. Of 1,517 votes cast in the two-day referendum - on ... «BBC News, Mar 13»
3
Family kicked out of Bermuda after 20 years as UK overseas territory
A British family who lived in the overseas territory of Bermuda for 20 years were ordered to leave because its government is clamping down on immigrants from ... «Daily Mail, May 12»

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